Kellie Purce Braseth Selected as Olympia’s Strategic Communications Director

Braseth Will Join the City Team July 13. Olympia City Manager Steve Hall announced today the appointment of Kellie Purce Braseth as Olympia’s Strategic Communications Director beginning July 13. Braseth is Dean of College Relations for South Puget Sound Community College. She replaces Cathie Butler, Olympia’s long-time Communications Manager, who is retiring at the end…

A Musical Celebration at Harlequin Productions

On June 18, Harlequin Productions opens Sixties Chicks Too, a musical celebration of the 1960’s greatest female singers and songwriters. This Harlequin original musical runs through July 19 at the State Theater in downtown Olympia. The show features songs by such artists as Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, The Supremes, Joni Mitchell, Joan Baez, and more.…

Small Business Seminar

Precisely Right Accounting is a full service accounting firm in the South Sound Center behind Kohl’s in Lacey. They specialize in Small Business Accounting, tax preparation, payroll and bookkeeping services for businesses and individuals. You are invited to a Small Business Seminar on July 21st from 3-5pm. Designed for the Small Business Owner, they will…

Sip & Shop

It’s back! Sip & Shop, co­hosted by Marchetti Wines, g.miller ­Olympia, and LOLA Lifestyle Boutique, presents its 2nd glamorous event, “Passport to Luxury,” in Downtown Olympia on June 5. Your trip will begin at Marchetti on Washington Street, where you can indulge in their special homemade sangria and other in-­house wines and light hors d’oeuvres, and receive your…

Saint Martin’s University Trustee Scholarships awarded to two Saint Martin’s transfer students

  Saint Martin’s University has named Cassandra Fenton of Helendale, Calif., and Jonathan M. Sablan San Nicolas of Olympia as recipients of its 2015-2016 Trustee Scholarships, among the most significant awards given by the university. Each year, the scholarships are awarded to two outstanding transfer students who exemplify the University’s commitment to academic excellence, community…